African Plant Database


Solanum americanum Mill.
Family : SOLANACEAE
Protologue : Gard. Dict., ed. 8 n. 5 (1768)
Information on the genus : Solanum
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Solanum americanum Mill. var. americanum
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Solanum nodiflorum Jacq. (1786)
=Solanum nigrum var. nodiflorum (Jacq.) A. Gray (1878)
=Solanum americanum subsp. nodiflorum (Jacq.) R. J. F. Hend. (1984)
=Solanum americanum var. nodiflorum (Jacq.) Edmonds (1988)
=Solanum imerinense Bitter (1913)
=Solanum depilatum Bitter (1913)
=Solanum sanctithomae Bitter (1913)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Solanum americanum Mill. var. americanum
Solanum americanum var. patulum (L.) Edmonds (1977)
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Humid, Subhumid, Subarid; Forest; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m, 1500-1999 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Solanaceae : 134 (2012).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Eur. 3: 197 (1972).

Bibliography other :
  • Olet, E.A., K.A. Lye & B. Stedje (2015). Crossing relationships and chromosome numbers of Solanum section Solanum in Uganda. Nord. J. Bot. 33: 472–483 
 
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see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 153917
 
Record n°153917 modified 2009-04-15
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